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myosin

noun my·o·sin \ˈmī-ə-sən\

Definition of MYOSIN

:  a fibrous globulin of muscle that can split ATP and that reacts with actin in muscle contraction to form actomyosin
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Origin of MYOSIN

International Scientific Vocabulary my- + 2-ose + 1-in
First Known Use: 1942
Medical Dictionary

myosin

noun my·o·sin \ˈmī-ə-sən\

Medical Definition of MYOSIN

2
:  a fibrous globulin of muscle that can split ATP and that reacts with actin to form actomyosin

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